Houston Police Department
Fatal Traffic Accident at 2200 Lockwood

October 6, 2014 - A man critically injured in a traffic accident at 2200 Lockwood about 5:10 p.m. on September 20 has died.

The victim is identified as Robert Bakke, 56, of Houston.

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant G. Lopez and Officer B. Mark reported:

The driver of a white Dodge Ram pickup truck was traveling north on Lockwood when he struck a pedestrian (Mr. Bakke) attempting to cross the street, not at a crosswalk. Bakke was transported to Ben Taub General Hospital where he was pronounced dead on Saturday (Oct. 4). The driver of the pickup truck was questioned and released without charges filed.

JFC/JKS 10-6-14
Inc #119702714-B

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